Royal Gorge Bridge and Incline Railway

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Also known as: 5FN687
NW of Canon City, Canon City, Colorado

Suspension bridge over the Arkansas River (Royal Gorge) west of Ca?on City

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National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 2, 1983
Reference number
83001303
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Suspension bridge
Areas of significance
Commerce; Engineering
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Structure
Historic functions
Road-related; Rail-related; Park
Current functions
Rail-related; Park; Road-related
Period of significance
1925-1949
Significant years
1929; 1931
Number of properties
Contributing structures: 2

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